Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, March 1906

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1906
1-Month
3.26"
(82.80mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1905 1910
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1973
Feb–Mar 1906
2-Month
4.98"
(126.49mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
0.34"
(8.63mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1901 1910
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1998
Jan–Mar 1906
3-Month
7.51"
(190.75mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1905 1910
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1998
Dec 1905–Mar 1906
4-Month
9.81"
(249.17mm)
9.30"
(236.22mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1905 1981
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1983, 1998
Nov 1905–Mar 1906
5-Month
12.00"
(304.80mm)
11.53"
(292.86mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1905 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1983
Ties: 1982
Oct 1905–Mar 1906
6-Month
14.17"
(359.92mm)
13.70"
(347.98mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1905 1918
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1983
Sep 1905–Mar 1906
7-Month
16.74"
(425.20mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1905 1918
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Aug 1905–Mar 1906
8-Month
19.28"
(489.71mm)
18.82"
(478.03mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1905 1918
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Jul 1905–Mar 1906
9-Month
22.80"
(579.12mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1905 1918
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Ties: 1969, 1972
Jun 1905–Mar 1906
10-Month
26.10"
(662.94mm)
24.53"
(623.06mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1905 1918
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
May 1905–Mar 1906
11-Month
29.84"
(757.94mm)
27.43"
(696.72mm)
2.41"
(61.22mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1905 1918
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Apr 1905–Mar 1906
12-Month
32.64"
(829.06mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
2.68"
(68.08mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1905 1918
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Oct 1904–Mar 1906
18-Month
44.95"
(1,141.73mm)
43.68"
(1,109.47mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1905 1918
40th Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Apr 1904–Mar 1906
24-Month
60.72"
(1,542.29mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1905 1955
52nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Apr 1903–Mar 1906
36-Month
89.11"
(2,263.39mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
-0.76"
(-19.31mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1905 1955
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1998
Apr 1902–Mar 1906
48-Month
121.14"
(3,076.96mm)
119.76"
(3,041.90mm)
1.38"
(35.06mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1905 1957
53rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr 1901–Mar 1906
60-Month
149.27"
(3,791.46mm)
149.62"
(3,800.35mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1905 1957
61st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/